Apr 29 2010

The Eight Winning Drivers of the Vanderbilt Cup Races (1904-1916)


Eight drivers won the 11 William K. Vanderbilt Jr. Cup Races held from 1904 to 1916. Three drivers, Harry Grant, Ralph DePalma and Dario Resta, were two-time winners.

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George Heath: Winner-1904 Vanderbilt Cup Race

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Film of the 1904 Race

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Victor Hemery: Winner- 1905 Vanderbilt Cup Race

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Louis Wagner: Winner- 1906 Vanderbilt Cup Winner

Film of the 1906 Race

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George Robertson: Winner 1908 Vanderbilt Cup Race

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Harry Grant: Winner- 1909 & 1910 Vanderbilt Cup Races

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Ralph Mulford: Winner- 1911 Vanderbilt Cup Racer

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Ralph DePalma: Winner- 1912 & 1914 Vanderbilt Cup Races

Film of the 1914 Race

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Dario Resta: Winner-1915 & 1916 Vanderbilt Cup Races

Newsreel of the 1915 Race

Newsreel of the 1916 Race

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Can anyone correctly identify the two winning drivers in the first photo? Email the correct names and year the photo was taken to Howard@Kroplick.com . The first correct response will receive signed copies of "The Long Island Motor Parkway" and "Vanderbilt Cup Races of Long Island".



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